Author Archives: Steffan Surdek

Let’s Get Radical podcast – Building Collaboration interview

Teams can make or break your company or organization. In this episode, we talk with leadership development consultant Steffan Surdek about building strong and efficient teams and how to leverage those elements for success. Join us as we talk with Steffan about his experience working with businesses as he shares some of his favorite stories and lessons.

Small business owners and creative freelancers, get ready. Let’s Get Radical is not your typical business radio show. Jody Padar and Liz Gold take a peek into your company’s financial underwear drawer with an insightful and compassionate eye. You’ll get tips and tricks, strategies and guidance and straight talk on how to get more radical with your practices and policies and reap the rewards. They talk technology, tools, attitudes and passion. They interview those who have done it and are learning to do it now. They talk about how business is changing and operating from the mindset of abundance. This show is for small business owners and creative freelancers like you who are looking for answers with a radical approach and fun. Jody and Liz dislodge the stodgy and energize you to take your business, whatever you do, to the next level. Let’s Get Radical is broadcast live every Tuesday at 8 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

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The Unstoppable Coach podcast – Coaching in Corporate

Come take a listen to this episode of the Unstoppable Coach podcast when I talk about coaching in the corporate world as well as a variety of other topics!

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The 4 Principles of Success Podcast – Episode 36

The 4 Principles of Success podcast is where Antonio Holman chats with successful people about the 4 principles of success: enhancing Knowledge, Health, Wealth and Spirituality. He strongly believes that with a solid foundation of these 4 principles, success in any realm of life can be greatly achieved. The 4 Principles of Success podcast goes narrow and deep by having conversations today’s successful people who have experienced the trials and tribulations of life and business while focusing on the 4 principles of success.

In this episode, I speak with Antonio about a wide variety of topics from the content I write on provokingleadership.com to what drove me to launch Pyxis Cultures, to my take on his 4 principles of success.

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Five Easy Ways To Effectively Collaborate With Your Team – forbes.com

I talk a lot with those around me about co-creative leadership and collaboration. My team and I collaborate a lot with our clients, but not as often as we do with each other.

More often than not, you have the choice whether or not to collaborate. When you keep collaboration optional, you’re allowing a way out for yourself, and you’re likely to find a reason not to do it. But even though collaboration can be uncomfortable at first, the more you practice, the better you get at it.

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Be Fearless Of Failure And Start Learning By Doing – forbes.com

One topic I often find myself discussing these days is learning by doing. Cultures that value continuous improvement encourage experimentation. They also encourage people to fail fast so they can learn fast. But this idea is scary to those working in cultures who believe that failure is not an option.

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